Borrow a Nook eReader

Nook eReaders are available to Norwood residents and employees 18 years old and over with a valid library card. Our Nooks come loaded with dozens of books and provide the convenience of having multiple titles at your fingertips without the added weight and bulk. Whether you want to try out using an eReader before you buy our own or simply want an alternative way to enjoy library books, come and check out a Nook eReader today.

Adult Nooks

Adult Nooks can be checked out at the Reference desk and come loaded with over 70 fiction and nonfiction best-sellers.

Titles currently available:

Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
The Land of Painted Caves by Jean Auel
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
The Innocent by David Baldacci
Minding Frankie by Maeve Binchy
A Red Herring without Mustard by Alan Bradley
The Weed That Strings the Hangman’s Bag by Alan Bradley
The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley
The Woman Who Loved the Red Stucco House by A.J. Brown
The Weird Sisters by Eleanor Brown
One Summer: America, 1927 by Bill Bryson
The Unofficial Harry Potter Cookbook Presents a Magical Christmas Menu by Dinah Buchotz
The Blood that Bonds by Christopher Buecheler
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain
Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card
Hitman : the untold story of Johnny Martorano, Whitey Bulger’s enforcer by Howie Carr
Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother by Amy Chua
Stay Close by Harlan Coben
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
Fifth Witness by Michael Connelly
The Jungle by Clive Cussler


Room: a Novel by Emma Donoghue
Bringing Up Bébé: One American Mother Discovers the Wisdom  of French Parenting by Pamela Druckerman
A Stolen Life by Jaycee Dugard
The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We DO inLife and Bussiness by Charles Duhigg
The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survved the Great American Dustbowl by Timothy Egan
I Remember Nothing by Nora Ephron
Bossypants by Tina Fey
Tread Softly: Bullying and the Death of Phoebe Prince by E. J. Flemming
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering by Joshua Foer
David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, adn the Art of Battling Giants by Malcolm Gladwell
The Confession by John Grisham
Sycamore Row by john Grisham
Faith by Jennifer Haigh
The Art of Fielding: A Novel by Chad Harbach
Silver Girl by ElinHilderbrand
Unbroken: a World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand
Fifty Shades of Gray by E. L. James
Fifty Shades Darker by E. L. James
Fifty Shades Freed by E. L. James
Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison by Piper Kerman
George Washington’s Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution by Brian Kilmeade
Doctor Sleep by Stephen King
The Elepnant’s Child: How the Elephant Got His Trunk by Rudyard Kipling
In the Garden of Beasts: love, terror and an American family in Hitler’s Berlin by Erik Larson

Stories I Only Tell My Friends by Rob Lowe
A Game of Thrones by George R. R. Martin
The Paris Wife by Paula McLain
The Inner Circle by Brad Meltzer
The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern
The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty
The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhatha Mukherjee
A Husband for Margaret by Ruth Ann Nordin
Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup
Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot by Bill O’Reilly
The Tiger’s Wife by Tea Obreht
State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
Guilty Wives by James Patterson

Sing You Home by Jodi Picoult
Swamplandia! by Karen Russel
Rescue by Anita Shreve
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
Maine : a novel by Courtney J. Sullivan
Cutting for Stone: a Novel by Abraham Verghese
Before I Go to Sleep by S. J. Watson
Then Came You by Jennifer Weiner
The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson

Children’s Nook Color

A Nook Color is available for checkout in the Children’s Department. It comes loaded with a number of family favorites. Many titles have a Read-to-Me option that will read the story aloud while the child follows along.

Titles currently available:

The Best Place to Read by Debbie Bertram and Susan Bloom
Richard Scarry’s Shapes and Opposites by Richard Scarry
Children’s Storybook Classics for the Nook including Beatrix Potter, Uncle Remus, Thornton Burgess and Arthur Bailey
Duck and Goose by Tad Hills
My Father’s Dragon by Ruth Gannett
Llama, Llama Red Pajama by Anna Dewdney

Jack and the Beanstalk by John Cech, Robert Mackenzie
The Boy Who Cried Ug! by Jeremy Cole
Dora Loves Boots by Alison Inches, Zina Saunders
Cars by Disney
The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
Eve of the Emperor Penguin (Magic Tree House Series #40) by Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca
I Saw an Ant on the Railroad Track by Joshua Prince, Macky Oamintuan

Clever Little Mouse by Paul Ramage
Go, Dog, Go! by P.D. Eastman
Junie B., First Grader by Barbara Park, Denise Brunkus
Mr. Tony is Full of Baloney! by Dan Gutman, Jim Paillot
Richard Scarry’s Colors by Richard Scarry
Olivia by Ian Falconer

Put Me in the Zoo by Robert Lopshire
Are You My Mother? by P.D. Eastman
Splat the Cat by Rob Scotton
The Elephant’s Child by Rudyard Kipling
Fun Facts About Pets by Seymour Simon

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